Natal Carabiniers Officer's Field Service Helmet
Natal Carabiniers Officer's Field Service Helmet Seen here is a Natal Carabiniers Officer’s field service helmet from the Victorian era. The Natal Carabiniers was raised in 1855 and has the distinction of taking part in all campaigns in KwaZulu-Natal, a province in South Africa. The infantry regiment first saw action during the Langalibalele Rebellion in 1873 and would later suffer heavy casualties at the Battle of Isandlwana during the Anglo-Zulu War. The Battle of Isandlwana occurred on…
Show us your Vintage Kilt Photos - Page 21
It was brought up in an earlier thread that as the vintage photos seem to be very popular we should have a sticky for people to show their personal vintage photos or vintage photos they have found on-line,so here it is, this really is an example of how things can work around here if you the members come up with an idea let us know, we will talk it through and if the idea has merit then this is what happens. A few ground rules for this thread. Rules 1. You are welcome to post as many…
Delville Wood, France. Memorial to the South Africans - the Star shape echoes the shape of the Dutch built Capetown Castle. We had the Delville Wood Day Parade every year at boarding school in Grahamstown, South Africa, to commemorate those South Africans who fought & died there.
South African Transvaal 8th Infantry Scottish Cap Badge An original.
South African Transvaal 8th Infantry Scottish Cap Badge An original cap badge with two lugs to the rear. British Commonwealth insignia for sell from World War 2